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About Wayne County

Wayne is a county in the Michigan State. It has a population of 1,753,059 and a population density of 2,865, which is 97% above the national average.


Wayne County has a median home value of $159,663. The average rent of $1,410 is 25% above the national average rent. The average household income in Wayne County is $49,359 , which is 24% below the national average of household income.

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$157,066Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$1,303Median Rent
$1,500 National
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Wayne County's population is made up of 39% married, 43% single, 11% divorced and 6% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 36%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 27%. Homeowners make up 65% of the population in Wayne County.

1,757,043Population
327,000,000 National
2,865Population Density
  • 49% Male
  • 51% Female
38 Median Age
38 National
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The Per Capita income in Wayne County is $32,492. The Median Household Income is $55,867

$32,492Income Per Capita
$63,690 National
$55,867Median Household Income
$68,703 National
21% Poverty Rate
$10 National
7% Unemployment Rate
$4 National
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Amenities in Wayne County
Trader Joe’s
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Distance from Downtown 0.5 Miles
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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$157,066Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$1,303Median Rent
$1,500 National
2Average Household Size

Occupancy Type

Renters
35%
Home Owners
65%
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Cost of Living
120
Metro Area
National Cost of Living Index is 100 where if the Cost of living is 90 its lower than US Average and if the Cost of Living is 150 its higher than US Average
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Housing
195
San Fransisco Metro Area
130
Goods and Services
111
San Fransisco Metro Area
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Top Schools in Wayne County

Northville Public Schools School District
9
/10
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49775 Six Mile Road, Northville, MI, 48168
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496
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20
Student Teacher Ratio
Northville Public Schools School District
9
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46811 Eight Mile Road, Northville, MI, 48167
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462
Enrollment
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19
Student Teacher Ratio
Dearborn City School District
9
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1611 North York Street, Dearborn, MI, 48128
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413
Enrollment
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19
Student Teacher Ratio
Dearborn City School District
9
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500 North Waverly Street, Dearborn, MI, 48128
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322
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16
Student Teacher Ratio
Plymouth-Canton Community Schools School District
8
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North Beck Road, Canton, MI, 48187
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535
Enrollment
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15
Student Teacher Ratio
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Today’s Weather
66°F
Mostly Clear
Weather Highlights
Summers:July high temperature is around 80°F
Winters:January low temperature is around 41°F
Rains:Gets Average 17 Inches of rains every year
Snow:Palo Alto doesn’t get snow

Melvindale crime index is 120 which is higher than the national average.

120
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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